Open Publisher for Content Search with Markzware PageZephyr

Note: PageZephyr and PageZephyr Search have been DISCONTINUED. Please see our Products page for current Markzware offerings. Markzware also has ID Util, which can help you to view Adobe InDesign stories.

Open Publisher for
Content Search with
Markzware PageZephyr

How to open publisher files in InDesign (Adobe Creative Suite), using Markzware PageZephyr for the digital workflow. Publishers and other users can access proprietary file formats in INDD to find topical information via content search. Then, post new stories as digital content on the web:

Search InDesign

PageZephyr Search, the Markzware application for desktop search and cross-channel desktop publishing, can help you to find text within files created with Adobe InDesign CS (Creative Suite) graphic software. Markzware’s desktop search engine technology can search content in these DTP applications, so that you can extract text from INDD file formats.

With PageZephyr Search, you can find and combine text from several documents, then edit to create new content. Content search is easy with PageZephyr Search. Here’s how you can find relevant content in proprietary file formats for graphic arts:

How to Do a Content Search with Markzware PageZephyr

1. Type in the word you are looking for and hit Return.
2. The file list on the left will only show documents that contain the word you typed in.
3. Matches for the word you typed in are highlighted in the Storyboard window.

This technology can help you to do a content search across your archived files. PageZephyr Search can assist you in maintaining your online presence, by helping you to find content. Complete a content search in InDesign stories and then create fresh content. This video shows you how:

Video: InDesign Search

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(Click the image above, to watch the video.)
Markzware PageZephyr can open publisher files to allow a

content search within Adobe InDesign native files

Dearchive Files

PageZephyr Search can also dearchive files (reinstate archived files). Search content for titles or keywords to find content in INDD documents. The more you use PageZephyr to dearchive files, the more it pays for itself .

Publish InDesign to Web

You may choose to upload your edited text to your favorite blog websites! This publishing software allows you to take advantage of the InDesign content that you have created, to use it for digital publishing to allow for more revenue.

Example of Content Search

Markzware PageZephyr Search Mac Example 5

Open publisher files in Adobe InDesign for
content search with PageZephyr Search

Open Publisher for Content Search with Markzware PageZephyr

PageZephyr Search is fast and efficient. It’s desktop search technology can search InDesign for content, even without having to have the original InDesign CS application installed on your computer. It can open publisher files in INDD, and search text in those indexed InDesign files.

Search content, edit text, dearchive and index files, reuse content, and get better return on the investment that you made in your content. Search InDesign, QuarkXPress and Microsoft Publisher content and create document output today with PageZephyr for desktop search.


You can purchase digital publishing software. Visit the Markzware Products page to see more desktop publishing (DTP) software for printers, publishers, and creative professionals in the digital workflow.

Contact Us

Do you have InDesign files which you want to search for text, to help you publish new content? How would digital content search help your DTP workflow to search InDesign or to publish InDesign files? Do you want to extract text to text file formats, without the need for the original applications?

Please tell us about your InDesign files, leave questions, or leave feedback, by sending us an email. Also, feel free to subscribe to the Markzware Mailing List, and interact with Markzware on TwitterFacebookLinkedIn, and Google+.

Open Publisher for content search with Markzware PageZephyr!

Title: Open Publisher for Content Search with Markzware PageZephyr
Published on: December 12, 2013
Patty Talley

Strategic Marketing Analyst at Markzware

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